Applying for a License to Operate a Business in St. Peters
All businesses are required to have a business license. Apply at the Licensing Office located at City Hall.
Fees vary depending upon the type of license (General Business, Food Service Establishment, Hotel, Amusement/Arcade, Peddler, Itinerant Vendor, Tow Truck, Massage Establishment, etc.) Special Licensing may require a background check with a separate $50 fee.
The business license will not be issued until you have your occupancy
permit and state sales tax number (if applicable). To apply for a state sales tax number, call the Missouri
Department of Revenue at 314.877.0177.